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of unreal, too. an unreal performance with only four weeks remaining in the n.f.l. teams jockeying. eagles met in philadelphia the cowboys atop the nfc east. they had more than their opponent to worry about. mother nature decided to show up in a snowstorm but neither snow, wind could slow down mccoy, including touchdown runs of 57 and 40 yards and the eagles would go on to post the 34-20 victory. joining us from philadelphia is john henry smith. john, just how bad were the playing conditions there at lincoln financial field? >> good packin' snow. i hit my producer with this one. very good. very good. i tell you what, the rest was 2-point conversions. they fumbled seven times. eagles were better. they fumbled only one time. from a historical standpoint, how good was his performance? >> well, from a historical standpoint, the guy whose record he eclipsed was a guy who didn't even wear a face mascot, one of the leather helmet guys, steve van barrel 205 yards for years and years, mccoy breaks that today. the incredible thing about what mccoy did today, he only had 51 yards at halftime. he had
a half of a foot of snow as the eagles took on the lions and they watched the ravens take on the vikings in zero visibility. they are racing to get the lights back on and thousands are living without power across the country and with the theft of new ice accumulations more outages could be on the way. all that and the official start of winter is still two weeks away. and winter of course still has the grip over much of the country. at least check airports reporting delays of deicing the planes and keep that in mind here and the northeast and the moisture will continue through the day. winds are pulling from the south and west and keeping the air a tad bit milder and instead of all the wintry precipitation we dealt with yesterday there is more in the way of rain today and new york city with the quick burst of snow it will get washed out before another round moves in and we have a number of advisories posted and travel plans along i-95 you will encounter slick spots and give yourself plenty of time and of course make sure that you provide a little bit of extra space between you and the car
to call one out. both scenarios are in play as the philadelphia eels hosted the lions, the eagles entered the game tied with the cowboys. dallas hosted a tie break erg. the lions head up north. they had more than their opponent to worry about as mother nature showed up in the form of a snow tomorrow. nothing could stop the players, mccoy with 217 rushing yards, including runs of 57 and 40 yards. the eagles rushed for 299. nick foles got in on the party, taking one in from one yard out. eagles winning 44-20. joining us from philadelphia is john henry smith. this is a big game for the teams, but the eagles on top. >> absolutely. 34-20 is the final here from philadelphia. we have receiver nate here with us, kind enough to join us after a difficult day. thanks for joining us. you can't see from up higher on tv, but on the field this snow is very high. is this representative of how bad it was out there? >> 100%. it was thick, that's what we knew we were going to get. once i came out for warm-up, we instituted that we have to be smooth so we stay on the feet. we did a good job of that, we had g
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